Russell Hill Weather


35.30°S 149.15°E 594m AMSL

Canberra Forecast

This morning 11°C
Today 31°C
hazy

Now

14.3°C steady
Updated at 01:30 EDT

ACT for Sunday Mostly sunny. Smoke haze, particularly thick in the evening. Light winds becoming E/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the evening then tending E/SE 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening.
Monday Partly cloudy. Areas of smoke haze. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

Currently at Canberra Ap

24-hour graph
Temperature 14.3°C steady
Dew Point 11.5°C rising
Feels Like 13.3°C
Relative Humidity 83%
Wind icon
E 7km/h steady
Wind Gusts 11km/h
Pressure 1018.0hPa falling
Fire Danger 1.4
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / 0.0mm

Sun on Sun

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Sunrise sunrise
05:41 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:09 EDT

Nearby Now

Tuggeranong 15.3°C
Braidwood 13.7°C
Goulburn Ap 12.3°C

Fire Danger Rating

HIGH

Next 12 hours in Canberra

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly cloudy
13°C

6am

Mostly clear
11°C

9am

Mostly clear
18°C

12pm

Clear
25°C

ACT Weather Warnings

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Canberra 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Sun
Dec 8
Mon
Dec 9
Tue
Dec 10
Wed
Dec 11
Thu
Dec 12
Fri
Dec 13
Sat
Dec 14

Hazy

Hazy

Hazy

Hazy

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Mostly sunny
Maximum 31°C 36°C 39°C 36°C 31°C 24°C 25°C
Minimum 11°C 14°C 16°C 14°C 13°C 11°C 7°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 20% 20% 20% 50% 40%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm
UV Index Extreme Extreme Extreme Extreme
Pollen Index High High Very High High High Very High Very High
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 8
km/h
14
km/h
7
km/h
24
km/h
10
km/h
27
km/h
14
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
27
km/h
12
km/h
23
km/h
12
km/h
25
km/h
Wind Direction ESE 8km/h
ESE
NE 14km/h
NE
NE 7km/h
NE
NW 24km/h
NW
NW 10km/h
NW
WNW 27km/h
WNW
E 14km/h
E
NNW 20km/h
NNW
NE 10km/h
NE
WNW 27km/h
WNW
NE 12km/h
NE
WNW 23km/h
WNW
WNW 12km/h
WNW
WNW 25km/h
WNW
Relative Humidity 54% 21% 53% 13% 24% 6% 49% 15% 49% 17% 47% 20% 41% 25%
Dew Point 9°C 6°C 12°C 3°C 6°C -4°C 11°C 6°C 9°C 3°C 6°C 0°C 3°C 4°C

Canberra Sun & Moon Times

Sunday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon
first light
05:12 EDT
sunrise
05:41 EDT
sunset
20:09 EDT
last light
20:38 EDT
moon
set
Sun 03:17 EDT
rise
Sun 16:09 EDT
moon
Thu
Dec 12
moon
Thu
Dec 19
moon
Thu
Dec 26

Canberra Ap Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Sat
Dec 7
11.1°C 30°C 0.0mm
Fri
Dec 6
15.7°C 28.0°C 0.0mm
Thu
Dec 5
11.2°C 28.2°C 0.0mm
Wed
Dec 4
12.6°C 24.1°C 0.0mm
Tue
Dec 3
8.5°C 20.8°C 0.6mm

Canberra Ap Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Dec
618.2mm
109.3 Day(s)
Total For 2019
358.6mm
81 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2018
362.6mm
79 Day(s)
Wettest Day
45.2mm
Mar 30
Lowest Temperature
-5.2°C
Aug 23
Highest Temperature
41.6°C
Jan 16

Canberra Ap Almanac

full climatology
December Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.6°C
1st
Lowest On Record
0.3°C
6th 2012
Average This Month
10.2°C
-1.2°C
Long-term Average
11.4°C
December Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
30.0°C
7th
Highest On Record
39.2°C
21st 1994
Average This Month
24.0°C
-2.2°C
Long-term Average
26.2°C
December Rainfall
Wettest This Month
0.6mm
2nd
Total This Month
1.2mm
2 Day(s)
Long-term Average
56.0mm
8.0 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
215.2mm
1947
Driest On Record
0.0mm
1967
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13:34 EDT

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Hot horizons for Canberra

12:42 EDT

Canberra will see progressively warmer days this week, peaking in the high 30's.  The mercury will hit the low 30’s this weekend, and reach the mid 30's by the start of the working week.